Publications

  1. Boon AJ, Sekiguchi H, Harper CJ, Strommen JA, Ghahfarokhi LS, Watson JC, Sorenson EJ. Sensitivity and specificity of diagnostic ultrasound in the diagnosis of phrenic neuropathy. Neurology. 2014 Sep 30; 83(14):1264-70. Epub 2014 Aug 27.
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  2. Kurup AN, Morris JM, Boon AJ, Strommen JA, Schmit GD, Atwell TD, Carter RE, Brown MJ, Wass CT, Rose PS, Callstrom MR. Motor Evoked Potential Monitoring during Cryoablation of Musculoskeletal Tumors. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2014 Sep 19. [Epub ahead of print]
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  3. Baria MR, Shahgholi L, Sorenson EJ, Harper CJ, Lim KG, Strommen JA, Mottram CD, Boon AJ. B-mode ultrasound assessment of diaphragm structure and function in patients with COPD. Chest. 2014 Sep; 146(3):680-5.
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  4. Shahgholi L, Baria MR, Sorenson EJ, Harper CJ, Watson JC, Strommen JA, Boon AJ. Diaphragm depth in normal subjects. Muscle Nerve. 2014 May; 49(5):666-8. Epub 2014 Feb 27
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  5. Harper CJ, Shahgholi L, Cieslak K, Hellyer NJ, Strommen JA, Boon AJ. Variability in diaphragm motion during normal breathing, assessed with B-mode ultrasound. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2013 Dec; 43(12):927-31. Epub 2013 Oct 11.
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  6. Boon AJ, Harper CJ, Ghahfarokhi LS, Strommen JA, Watson JC, Sorenson EJ. Two-dimensional ultrasound imaging of the diaphragm: quantitative values in normal subjects. Muscle Nerve. 2013 Jun; 47(6):884-9. Epub 2013 Apr 29.
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  7. Gertken JT, Patel AT, Boon AJ. Electromyography and anticoagulation. PM R. 2013 May; 5(5 Suppl):S3-7. Epub 2013 Mar 21.
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  8. Andrews KL, Dib MY, Shives TC, Hoskin TL, Liedl DA, Boon AJ. Noninvasive arterial studies including transcutaneous oxygen pressure measurements with the limbs elevated or dependent to predict healing after partial foot amputation. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2013 May; 92(5):385-92.
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  9. Boon A. Ultrasonography and electrodiagnosis: are they complementary techniques? PM R. 2013 May; 5(5 Suppl):S100-6. Epub 2013 Mar 19.
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  10. Hobson-Webb LD, Boon AJ. Reporting the results of diagnostic neuromuscular ultrasound: an educational report. Muscle Nerve. 2013 Apr; 47(4):608-10. Epub 2013 Feb 05.
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  11. Hassan A, Leep Hunderfund AN, Watson J, Boon AJ, Sorenson EJ. Median nerve ultrasound in diabetic peripheral neuropathy with and without carpal tunnel syndrome. Muscle Nerve. 2013 Mar; 47(3):437-9. Epub 2013 Feb 08.
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  12. Deimel GW, Hurst RW, Sorenson EJ, Boon AJ. Utility of ultrasound-guided near-nerve needle recording for lateral femoral cutaneous sensory nerve conduction study: does it increase reliability compared with surface recording? Muscle Nerve. 2013 Feb; 47(2):274-6. Epub 2012 Dec 21.
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  13. Cartwright MS, Hobson-Webb LD, Boon AJ, Alter KE, Hunt CH, Flores VH, Werner RA, Shook SJ, Thomas TD, Primack SJ, Walker FO, American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Evidence-based guideline: neuromuscular ultrasound for the diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome. Muscle Nerve. 2012 Aug; 46(2):287-93.
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  14. Andrews KL, Dib M, Shives TC, Hoskin TL, Liedl DA, Boon AJ. The effect of obstructive sleep apnea on amputation site healing. J Vasc Nurs. 2012 Jun; 30(2):61-3.
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  15. Boon AJ, Gertken JT, Watson JC, Laughlin RS, Strommen JA, Mauermann ML, Sorenson EJ. Hematoma risk after needle electromyography. Muscle Nerve. 2012 Jan; 45(1):9-12.
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  16. Boon AJ, Smith J, Harper CM. Ultrasound applications in electrodiagnosis. PM R. 2012 Jan; 4(1):37-49.
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  17. Hunderfund AN, Boon AJ, Mandrekar JN, Sorenson EJ. Sonography in carpal tunnel syndrome. Muscle Nerve. 2011 Oct; 44(4):485-91.
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  18. Boon AJ, Bailey PW, Smith J, Sorenson EJ, Harper CM, Hurdle MF. Utility of ultrasound-guided surface electrode placement in lateral femoral cutaneous nerve conduction studies. Muscle Nerve. 2011 Oct; 44(4):525-30. Epub 2011 Aug 08.
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  19. Gertken JT, Hunt CH, Chinea NI, Morris JM, Sorenson EJ, Boon AJ. Risk of hematoma following needle electromyography of the paraspinal muscles. Muscle Nerve. 2011 Sep; 44(3):439-40.
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  20. Boon AJ, Oney-Marlow TM, Murthy NS, Harper CM, McNamara TR, Smith J. Accuracy of electromyography needle placement in cadavers: non-guided vs. ultrasound guided. Muscle Nerve. 2011 Jul; 44(1):45-9.
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  21. Schmidt K, Chinea NM, Sorenson EJ, Strommen JA, Boon AJ. Accuracy of diagnoses delivered by an automated hand-held nerve conduction device in comparison to standard electrophysiological testing in patients with unilateral leg symptoms. Muscle Nerve. 2011 Jan; 43(1):9-13.
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  22. Andrews KL, Boon AJ, Dib M, Liedl DA, Yacyshyn A, Yacyshyn V. The use of elevation and dependency to enhance the predictive value of transcutaneous oxygen pressure measurements in the assessment of foot amputation healing. PM R. 2010 Sep; 2(9):829-34.
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  23. Walker FO, Alter KE, Boon AJ, Cartwright MS, Flores VH, Hobson-Webb LD, Hunt CH, Primack SJ, Shook SJ. Qualifications for practitioners of neuromuscular ultrasound: position statement of the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. Muscle Nerve. 2010 Sep; 42(3):442-4.
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  24. Boon AJ, Smith J, Dahm DL, Sorenson EJ, Larson DR, Fitz-Gibbon PD, Dykstra DD, Singh JA. Efficacy of intra-articular botulinum toxin type A in painful knee osteoarthritis: a pilot study. PM R. 2010 Apr; 2(4):268-76.
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  25. Goodman BP, Harper CM, Boon AJ. Prolonged compound muscle action potential duration in critical illness myopathy. Muscle Nerve. 2009 Dec; 40(6):1040-2.
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  26. Boon AJ, Harper CM. Electromyographic sensitivity of peroneus tertius relative to abductor hallucis in assessment of peripheral neuropathy. Muscle Nerve. 2009 Oct; 40(4):629-32.
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  27. Boon AJ, Alsharif KI, Harper CM, Smith J. Ultrasound-guided needle EMG of the diaphragm: technique description and case report. Muscle Nerve. 2008 Dec; 38(6):1623-6.
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  28. Lynch SL, Boon AJ, Smith J, Harper CM Jr, Tanaka EM. Complications of needle electromyography: hematoma risk and correlation with anticoagulation and antiplatelet therapy. Muscle Nerve. 2008 Oct; 38(4):1225-30.
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  29. Kavros SJ, Liedl DA, Boon AJ, Miller JL, Hobbs JA, Andrews KL. Expedited wound healing with noncontact, low-frequency ultrasound therapy in chronic wounds: a retrospective analysis. Adv Skin Wound Care. 2008 Sep; 21(9):416-23.
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  30. Goodman BP, Boon AJ. Critical illness neuromyopathy. Phys Med Rehabil Clin N Am. 2008 Feb; 19(1):97-110, vii.
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  31. Smith J, Dahm DL, Kotajarvi BR, Boon AJ, Laskowski ER, Jacofsky DJ, Kaufman KR. Electromyographic activity in the immobilized shoulder girdle musculature during ipsilateral kinetic chain exercises. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2007 Nov; 88(11):1377-83.
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  32. Boon AJ, Spinner RJ, Bernhardt KA, Ross SR, Kaufman KR. Muscle activation patterns in snapping triceps syndrome. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2007 Feb; 88(2):239-42.
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  33. Smith J, Dahm DL, Kaufman KR, Boon AJ, Laskowski ER, Kotajarvi BR, Jacofsky DJ. Electromyographic activity in the immobilized shoulder girdle musculature during scapulothoracic exercises. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2006 Jul; 87(7):923-7.
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  34. Galloway G, Andary M, Boon A, Busis N, Campellone J, Chang M, Goodenough D, Juel V, Malanut R, Mulford G, Rubin D, Ruffing K, Sekul E, Simmons Z, Smith B, Trachitella V. Needle EMG in certain uncommon clinical contexts. Muscle and Nerve. 2005; 31:398-9.
  35. Galloway G, Andary M, Boon AJ, Busis N, Campellone J, Chang M, Goodenough D, Juel V, Malamut R, Mulford G, Rubin D, Ruffing K, Sekul E, Simmons Z, Smith B, Tranchitella V. AANEM Position Statement: Needle EMG in Certain Uncommon Clinical Contexts. Muscle & Nerve. 2005; 31:398-399.
  36. Boon AJ, Harper CM. Needle EMG of abductor hallucis and peroneus tertius in normal subjects. Muscle & Nerve. 2003 Jun; 27(6):752-6.
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  37. Awan R, Smith J, Boon AJ. Measuring shoulder internal rotation range of motion: A comparison of 3 techniques. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2002 Sep; 83(9):1229-34.
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  38. Boon AJ, Smith J, Zobitz ME, Amrami KM. Snowboarder's talus fracture. Mechanism of injury. Am J Sports Med. 2001 May-Jun; 29(3):333-8.
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  39. Boon AJ, Stolp-Smith KA. Inclusion body myositis masquerading as polymyositis: a case study. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2000 Aug; 81(8):1123-6.
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  40. Boon AJ, Smith J. Manual scapular stabilization: its effect on shoulder rotational range of motion. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2000 Jul; 81(7):978-83.
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  41. Boon AJ, Smith J, Laskowski ER. Snowboarding injuries: general patterns, with a focus on talus fractures. Phys Sportsmed. 1999 Apr; 27(4):94-104.
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